CCTV9英语新闻:Downward pressure of China's housing market continues in September

100 Chinese cities averaged about 10,672 yuan per square meter last month. That’s down 0.92% compared to August and marked the fifth straight month of declining prices. 

Only 21 of the 100 surveyed cities experienced price increases. That’s while nine of the top 10 cities in the survey showed falling new home prices. Hangzhou showed the widest drop at 2.19%.